Mahesh Bhatt inspired me to play Neela: Sayantani Ghosh
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Actress Sayantani Ghosh, who plays a step-mother in Mahesh Bhatt’s “Naamkarann”, says the filmmaker convinced her to take up the role.
“I remember that initially I was very doubtful to take up this character. Later Bhatt saheb inspired me. He actually told me that if he can’t do justice to Neela, he will fail in his life. These were his words, he actually realised the importance of a step-mother in his own life,” Sayantani said in a statement.
Talking about her journey in the show, Sayantani said: “My journey in ‘Naamkarann’ can be considered as a roller-coaster ride. It is an amazing feeling that I’m associated with the show from the beginning. It is a special feeling to be part of this show, as the show is doing good.”
Gulfam Khan wants to play a comic character
Actress Gulfam Khan, who is seen in television shows like “Naamkarann” and “Laado – Veerpur Ki Mardaani”, says she wants to play a comic character.
“As of now I’m playing a very positive character in ‘Naamkarann’ and as an evil women in ‘Laado – Veerpur Ki Mardaani’. But I really want to do a comic role as it is most difficult. I have done a lot of comedy too in the past,” Gulfam said in a statement.
Talking about her character in “Laado – Veerpur Ki Mardaani”, she said: “My character in ‘Laado – Veerpur Ki Mardaani’ is very evil, as I use my own daughter.
“I know people don’t hate me, they hate the characters. But it feels nice when people tell me to mend my ways.”